Playwright Biographies

*List of playwrights is in order of popularity with the StageAgent community.

Playrights

What is a playwright?

A playwright is a person who writes plays for the stage. Another word for this is dramatist. The word 'wright' comes from the ancient English term for a builder.

Playwright

Hank Willenbrink

Playwright

Playwright

Doug Wright

Playwright, Librettist

Playwright

Giuseppe Adami

Librettist, Playwright

Playwright

Eugène Adenis

Playwright, Librettist

Playwright

Ayad Akhtar

Playwright

Playwright

Jerome Alden

Playwright

Playwright

Luis Alfaro

Playwright, Author

Playwright

Jay Presson Allen

Playwright

Playwright

Jane Anderson

Playwright

Playwright

Cid Andrenelli

Playwright, Author

Playwright

Christine Armand

Playwright

Playwright

Michelle Ashton

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